The table below looks at the statistics for VB.NET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VB.NET over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Visual Basic .NET (VB .NET)
Rank 67 64 51
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing VB.NET 10 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.39% 0.29% 2.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 2.36% 0.63% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 8
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,590 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -
VB.NET
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Programming Languages Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
424 316 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 58.97% 46.47% 54.18%
Number of salaries quoted 367 270 227
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%

VB.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

VB.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

VB.NET
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VB.NET across the Sheffield region.

VB.NET Salary Trend in Sheffield

VB.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET.

1 43 (95.56%) .NET
2 33 (73.33%) HTML
3 29 (64.44%) C#
4 28 (62.22%) JavaScript
4 28 (62.22%) SQL Server
5 25 (55.56%) CSS
6 21 (46.67%) ASP.NET
7 17 (37.78%) SQL
7 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
7 17 (37.78%) Ajax
8 15 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 14 (31.11%) jQuery
10 13 (28.89%) PHP
11 12 (26.67%) MVC
12 11 (24.44%) XML
12 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (22.22%) HTML5
13 10 (22.22%) COM
14 9 (20.00%) VB
15 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
16 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (15.56%) Silverlight
17 6 (13.33%) .NET Framework
17 6 (13.33%) Resource Management
17 6 (13.33%) Asset Management
17 6 (13.33%) Web Services
17 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
18 5 (11.11%) Classic ASP
18 5 (11.11%) OOP

VB.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield region citing VB.NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VB.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.44%) IIS
1 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.44%) CMS
1 2 (4.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Business One
1 1 (2.22%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (62.22%) SQL Server
2 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.11%) MySQL
3 5 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 5 (11.11%) CruiseControl
1 5 (11.11%) Subversion
1 5 (11.11%) Grunt
General
1 3 (6.67%) Marketing
2 2 (4.44%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 44 (97.78%) Developer
2 24 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 14 (31.11%) Software Developer
4 11 (24.44%) Junior
4 11 (24.44%) Junior Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Junior .NET Developer
5 7 (15.56%) VB.NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Graduate Software Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Graduate
6 5 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Web Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (95.56%) .NET
2 33 (73.33%) HTML
3 25 (55.56%) CSS
4 21 (46.67%) ASP.NET
5 17 (37.78%) Ajax
6 14 (31.11%) jQuery
7 11 (24.44%) XML
8 10 (22.22%) COM
8 10 (22.22%) HTML5
9 7 (15.56%) Silverlight
10 6 (13.33%) Web Services
10 6 (13.33%) .NET Framework
11 5 (11.11%) Spring
11 5 (11.11%) Hibernate
11 5 (11.11%) Classic ASP
11 5 (11.11%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (11.11%) Sass
11 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (4.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 2 (4.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.44%) iPhone
3 2 (4.44%) iPad
3 2 (4.44%) Home Automation
3 2 (4.44%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.44%) Xbox
3 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Windows
1 3 (6.67%) Android
1 3 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 12 (26.67%) MVC
3 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.56%) Mentoring
5 6 (13.33%) Resource Management
5 6 (13.33%) Asset Management
5 6 (13.33%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.11%) OOP
6 5 (11.11%) OO
6 5 (11.11%) Scrum
6 5 (11.11%) DRM
6 5 (11.11%) iOS Development
7 3 (6.67%) Android Development
7 3 (6.67%) Web Development
8 1 (2.22%) CRM
8 1 (2.22%) ERP
8 1 (2.22%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 29 (64.44%) C#
2 28 (62.22%) JavaScript
3 17 (37.78%) SQL
4 13 (28.89%) PHP
5 9 (20.00%) VB
6 5 (11.11%) C++
6 5 (11.11%) Java
7 2 (4.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) VCP4
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Epicor
2 1 (2.22%) Pegasus
2 1 (2.22%) JD Edwards
2 1 (2.22%) Sage
2 1 (2.22%) Infor
2 1 (2.22%) SAP